28 avril 2019

Hans Baldung Grien (?Schwäbisch Gmünd 1484/1485-1545 Strasbourg), Lot and his daughters

Lot 30. Hans Baldung Grien (?Schwäbisch Gmünd 1484/1485-1545 Strasbourg), Lot and his daughters, oil on panel, in three parts, 37 5/8 x 63 3/8 in. (95.6 x 158.4 cm.) overall inscribed 'LOTT' (upper left). Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 900,000. Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Provenance: Lot drinking the wine: Count Karol Lanckoronski (1848-1933), acquired in Italy before 1912, Palais Lanckoronski, Vienna, and by descent to his son,Count Antoni Lanckoronski (1893-1965), Palais Lanckoronski,... [Lire la suite]
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19 février 2018

Hans Baldung Grien (1484/5-1545), Portrait of a Young Man with a Rosary, 1509

Hans Baldung Grien (1484/5-1545), Portrait of a Young Man with a Rosary, 1509. Oil on panel, 51.6 x 36.9 cm, RCIN 405758, Royal Collection Trust / © HM Queen Elizabeth II 2018.
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31 décembre 2017

Exhibition in Stuttgart presents the golden grandeur of the Master of Messkirch's work

Meister von Meßkirch, The Adoration of the Magi, detail from the middle panel of the former high altarpice of St. Martin in Messkirch, around 1535/40, coniferous wood, 165.7 x 92.8 cm, Meßkirch, Parish Church, © Archibishop's Ordinariat Freiburg i., Br., Picture Archive, recording Michael Eckmann. STUTTGART.- The mystery of the Messkirch Master's identity has been capturing imaginations for more than a century. Yet even that fascination is outstripped by the captivating quality of his works. It comes as no surprise that the... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2017

'Masterworks from Budapest. From the Renaissance to the Avant-Garde' at Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 18 February to 28 May

MADRID - Opening in February at the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza is Masterworks from Budapest. From the Renaissance to the Avant-Garde, an exhibition which, for the first time in Spain, presents an important selection of paintings, drawings and sculptures from the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest and the Hungarian National Gallery. In total the exhibition features 90 works from the 15th to the 19th centuries representing artistic schools such as the Italian, German, Flemish and Spanish and including great names... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2016

Exhibition brings to Los Angeles some of the greatest achievements of German Renaissance art

“Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach” will be on show at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from November 20, 2016, through March 26, 2017 (Courtesy: SKD) LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is presenting Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach. Coinciding with the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the exhibition brings to Los Angeles some of the greatest achievements of German Renaissance art. As the only U.S. venue of the... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2014

"Strange Beauty: Masters of the German Renaissance" opens at the National Gallery in London

Hans Holbein the Younger, The Ambassadors, 1533 © The National Gallery, London. 'Strange: unusual or surprising; difficult to understand or explain'  'Beauty: a combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form, which please the aesthetic senses, especially the sight'  Oxford English Dictionary, 2013  LONDON - What exactly makes a work of art beautiful? And how can this perception radically alter due to the changing world its viewer is living in? These are the intriguing questions being posed by... [Lire la suite]

06 janvier 2014

In colour! Chiaroscuro woodcuts of the Renaissance on view at the Albertina in Vienna

Ugo da Carpi, Archimedes (?), Clair-obscur-Holzschnitt in fünf Platten (beige, hellbraun, braun, schwarzbraun) Albertina, Wien. VIENNA.- In this exhibit, around 220 works from the private collection of the painter Georg Baselitz and from the Albertina impressively demonstrate the origins and artistic development of the chiaroscuro woodcut in the 16th century. Especially beautiful and rare, in some cases unique prints will be shown.  First examples of the printing process in which the black line plate is supplemented by one or... [Lire la suite]
18 août 2013

The Old Testament: Subjects and Stories on view at Alte Pinakothek, Klenze Portal

Lucas Cranach d. Ä. (1472-1553), Adam und Eva (Der Sündenfall), um 1510/16 © Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Alte Pinakothek, München. MUNICH.- The Old Testament unites. It is the foundation of Judaism and of Christianity, and its subjects and stories are familiar to Islam. In the West, a remarkable pictorial tradition related to the Old Testament has developed over the centuries. Some of the greatest examples of Old Testament scenes dating from the late Middle Ages and the Baroque period have been gathered for this... [Lire la suite]
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22 janvier 2011

Hans Baldung, called Hans Baldung Grien, Portrait of a young man, bust-length, with his head turned to the left

Hans Baldung, called Hans Baldung Grien (?Schwäbisch Gmünd 1484/5-1545 Strasbourg), Portrait of a young man, bust-length, with his head turned to the left  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 signed with the artist's monogram 'HB' and dated '1509' (upper right), oil on panel, 18½ x 13 3/8 in. (46.5 x 33.7 cm.). Estimate $200,000 - $300,000 PROPERTY RESTITUTED TO THE HEIRS OF FRITZ GUTMANN Provenance: A. Strölin, Paris and Lausanne, by 1923.with the art market, Switzerland, 1924.Fritz B. Gutmann, Berlin and... [Lire la suite]
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19 janvier 2011

Rutger's Zimmerli Art Museum Returns Rare Hans Baldung Grien's Portrait to Rightful Owners

Hans Baldung Grien, “Portrait of a Young Man”, 1509. Photo: Roy Groething NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ.- On Friday, January 14, 2011, the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University handed over a rare early 16th-century portrait by the German artist Hans Baldung Grien to Simon Goodman, the Los Angeles-based grandson of Friedrich and Louise Gutmann, Holocaust victims and previous owners of the painting. In a visit to the Zimmerli, Mr. Goodman accepted “Portrait of a Young Man” (1509) on behalf of the Gutmann/Goodman heirs. Since 1946, the... [Lire la suite]
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